Colin Meloy swaps britches for leather jeans, stylistic fusions and confusions ensue
The face of so-called "mumble rap" switches to bars, with mixed results
Sidi Touré, BKO, Tal National and Imarhan showcase the high-octane evolution of rhythm and inter-ethnic sounds
The Brooklyn provocateur mixes toxic rants and a grim metal-influenced trap style.
The timely album reminds us why the ex-Talking Head is one of pop music's greatest chroniclers of creepy disorientation
On 'Tearing at the Seams' the bearded Colorado growler shows his love for Leonard Cohen and his mom
The third volume of a fascinating vault cleaning is the latest in the neverending story of posthumous releases
The 23-year-old singer-songwriter's second album is a uniquely powerful mix of conversational detail and glorious guitar heroics
This curated collection of songs is perfect for her burnished voice and eternal activist commitment
On his latest, the veteran electronic producer explores the end of all things with subtlety and grandeur
The lineup that recorded 1993's alt-rock gem 'Last Splash' is back and they're in peak form
The Everything But the Girl singer describes her new album as "nine feminist bangers"
The singer-songwriter drops a delicate masterpiece
Written in a post-election rush, the indie-heroes' 'What a Time to Be Alive' is full of vitriol and wisdom
On 'How to Solve Our Human Problems,' the Scottish indie-pop vets compile three very good EPs into a fine album